Nasim Pedrad


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Nasim Pedrad (born November 18, 1981) is an American actress and comedian best known for her five seasons as a cast member on Saturday Night Live (1975) from 2009 to 2014. She has since gone on to co-star in sitcoms such as Mulaney (2014), Scream Queens (2015), People of Earth (2016), and New Girl (2011). Pedrad was born in Tehran, Iran, to a ... See full bio »

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Known For

Cooties Rebekkah
(2014)
Aladdin Dalia
(2019)
Despicable Me 2 Jillian
(2013)
Chad Chad
(2021-2022)

Filmography

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 2022 The Boys Presents: Diabolical (TV Series short)
Cherry LynClaire
- Boyd in 3D (2022) ... Cherry LynClaire (voice)
 2022 Pretzel and the Puppies (TV Series)
Greta
- Roller-Dogs/Sniff & Share (2022) ... Greta
- Welcome Waggin'/Groom Games (2022) ... Greta
- Bowl Them Over/Cone-Do (2022) ... Greta
- Do the Doxie/Hot Dogs (2022) ... Greta
 2021 Just Beyond (TV Series)
Miss Genevieve
- Leave Them Kids Alone (2021) ... Miss Genevieve
 2021 Chad (TV Series)
Chad
- Finale (2021) ... Chad
- Lakehouse (2021) ... Chad
- Hamid (2021) ... Chad
- Whiskey Slaps (2021) ... Chad
- K-POP (2021) ... Chad
 2020 Desperados
Wesley
 2019 Human Discoveries (TV Series)
Leader Elk
- And Then They Defined the Relationship (2019) ... Leader Elk (voice)
 2019 Aladdin
Dalia
 2019 Corporate Animals
Suzy
 2018 No Activity (TV Series)
- Honesty & Action (2018)
 2015-2018 New Girl (TV Series)
Aly Nelson
- The Curse of the Pirate Bride (2018) ... Aly Nelson
- Engram Pattersky (2018) ... Aly Nelson
- Mario (2018) ... Aly Nelson
- Godparents (2018) ... Aly Nelson
- Where the Road Goes (2018) ... Aly Nelson
 2018 Brooklyn Nine-Nine (TV Series)
Kate
- DFW (2018) ... Kate
 2009-2018 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Various / Kim Kardashian / Arianna Huffington / ...
- John Mulaney/Jack White (2018) ... Ma Anand Sheela (uncredited)
- Andy Samberg/St. Vincent (2014) ... Kim Kardashian / Various
- Charlize Theron/The Black Keys (2014) ... Heshy / Various
- Andrew Garfield/Coldplay (2014) ... Bruno Mars / Various
- Seth Rogen/Ed Sheeran (2014) ... Governor Bobby Jindal / Shallon / Various
 2017 Curb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series)
Numa
- Foisted! (2017) ... Numa
 2017 Big Mouth (TV Series)
Fatima
- Girls Are Horny Too (2017) ... Fatima (voice)
 2017 People of Earth (TV Series)
Agent Alex Foster / Jasmine
- Game Night (2017) ... Agent Alex Foster / Jasmine
- Truth or Dare (2017) ... Agent Alex Foster
- Alien Experiencer Expo (2017) ... Agent Alex Foster
- Bee Kind (2017) ... Agent Alex Foster
- Aftermath (2017) ... Agent Alex Foster
 2016 Chad: An American Boy (TV Movie)
Chad
 2016 The Mindy Project (TV Series)
Dr. Jasmin Maloof
- Nurses' Strike (2016) ... Dr. Jasmin Maloof
 2015 Scream Queens (TV Series)
Gigi Caldwell
- The Final Girl(s) (2015) ... Gigi Caldwell
- Black Friday (2015) ... Gigi Caldwell (credit only)
- Thanksgiving (2015) ... Gigi Caldwell
- Ghost Stories (2015) ... Gigi Caldwell
- Mommie Dearest (2015) ... Gigi Caldwell
 2014-2015 TripTank (TV Series)
Lauranna / Mary / Krissy / ...
- Mr. Winchester Goes to Washington (2015) ... Lauranna (voice)
- Precipice of Yesterday (2015) ... Mary (voice)
- Cereal Interruptus (2015) ... Krissy (voice)
- The W.A.N.G. (2015) ... Sabrina (voice)
- Roy & Ben's Day Off (2014) ... Dreamgirl (voice)
 2014-2015 Mulaney (TV Series)
Jane
- Ruby (2015) ... Jane
- Power Moves (2015) ... Jane
- French Roast (2015) ... Jane
- Worlds Collide (2015) ... Jane
 2013-2014 Saturday Night Live: Cut for Time (TV Series)
Woman / Mom
- Testicules Cologne (2014) ... Woman
- Thanksgiving Dinner (2013) ... Mom
 2014 Cooties
Rebekkah
 2013 The Awesomes (TV Series)
Latonna / Pageant Director / Tiger / ...
- No Mo' Sumo (2013) ... Latonna (voice)
- Baby Got Backstory (2013) ... Pageant Director (voice)
- Pilot, Part 2 (2013) ... Tiger (voice)
- Pilot, Part 1 (2013) ... Susan Grace
 2013 Despicable Me 2
Jillian (voice)
 2009-2012 Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update Summer Edition (TV Series)
Translator / Woman / Kathy Griffin
- Episode #3.2 (2012) ... Translator
- Episode #3.1 (2012) ... Woman
- Episode #2.2 (2009) ... Kathy Griffin
 2012 The Dictator
Female GMW Host
 2012 The Lorax
Once-ler's Mom (voice)
 2011 Allen Gregory (TV Series)
Val / Brinique
- Van Moon Rising (2011) ... Val (voice)
- Mom Sizemore (2011) ... Val (voice)
- Full Blown Maids (2011) ... Val (voice)
- Interracial McAdams (2011) ... Brinique (voice)
- Gay School Dance (2011) ... Val (voice)
 2011/I No Strings Attached
Writer
 2009 It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (TV Series)
Lucy
 2007-2009 ER (TV Series)
Nurse Suri
- And in the End... (2009) ... Nurse Suri
- Dream Runner (2009) ... Nurse Suri
- The High Holiday (2008) ... Nurse Suri
- Let It Snow (2008) ... Nurse Suri
- Heal Thyself (2008) ... Nurse Suri
 2008/I A Thousand Words (Short)
The Photographer
 2007 The Winner (TV Series)
Waitress
 2006 Gilmore Girls (TV Series)
Waitress
- Bridesmaids Revisited (2006) ... Waitress
 2005 The 73 Virgins (Short)
Zahra
 1999 The Mike & Ben Show (TV Series)
Various
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Writer (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (15 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (17 credits)

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Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)

Parents:

Amani, Arasteh | Pedrad, Parviz
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Personal Quote:

I really looked up to Tina Fey as a writer, and because I did have a background in writing, she is someone whose career I really did admire. See more »

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Born on the same date as Allison Tolman. See more »

Trademark:

Mole by nose

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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